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Massimo Zanetti's achievement with a focused Vienna Symphony Orchestra was hardly less than a stroke of a genius. With an agile baton, the Italian conjured blazing flames of passion and gloomy maelstroms of misfortune. The epic emotional narrative of Verdi's orchestral accompaniment has rarely been better captured.
- Der Standard

‘Simon Boccanegra’ in Barcelona

Performances take place April 12, 17, 22, 23, 25, 26, 28 & 29, and feature Leo Nucci, Giovanni Meoni, and Plácido Domingo alternating in the title {...}

VII International Mstislav Rostropovich Festival Gala Concert

The performance takes place in the Great Hall of the spectacular Moscow Conservatory on March 27, with a programme featuring Mozart’s Requiem Mass in D minor, {...}

‘Tosca’ at San Diego Opera

Zanetti received critical acclaim for his 2014 debut with the company, where he conducted Verdi’s Un ballo in maschera: “Massimo Zanetti tied all of these {...}

VII International Mstislav Rostropovich Festival in Moscow

Massimo Zanetti will lead the Russian National Orchestra at the opening concert, that will take place in the Great Hall of Moscow Conservatory on {...}

Mozart’s ‘Don Giovanni’ in Berlin

Christopher Maltman sings the title role, with Luca Pisaroni as Leporello, Anna Samuil as Donna Anna, and Dorothea Röschmann as Donna Elvira. Performances take place {...}

‘Don Carlos’ at the Ópera de Bilbao

Performances take place October 24, 27 & 30 and November 2, with a renowned cast including tenor Giuseppe Gipali in the title role, Mª Jose Siri as {...}

Concert presentations of ‘I due Foscari’ with Placido Domingo

Performances take place April 30 and May 5 with the Symphony Orchestra and Chorus of the Gran Teatre del Liceu, and also include Aquiles Machado as Jacopo {...}

A return to La Scala for ‘Carmen’

Mr. Zanetti is joined by a thrilling international cast for this Emma Dante production, including Elīna Garanča in the title role, José Cura as Don José, Elena {...}